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ITEM — Box: 1, Folder: 7 Identifier: B MS c30

Tufts, Cotton, 1732-1815. A.L. (unsigned) to Simon Tufts; 1 side (4 pages), undated Digital

Scope and Contents

Correspondence to his brother concerning patients of Tufts who suffered from fever. He describes several cases where symptoms included "violent cough" and bleeding at the gums.


  • 1757-1805.

Language of Materials

Papers are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice. Contact Public Services for further information.


0.18 cubic feet (1 flat storage box)


Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

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